Endless sync

Discussion in 'Apple TV and Home Theater' started by Diveflo, Nov 22, 2008.

  1. Diveflo macrumors regular

    Mar 12, 2008

    maybe someone has a solution for this. My AppleTV does not finish the syncing process. iTunes just keeps saying: "Syncing Apple TV".
    I tried restarting iTunes, reconnecting the Apple TV with my library, but nothing worked.

    Thanks for your help,

  2. orbital~debris macrumors 6502a


    Mar 3, 2004
    England, UK, Europe
    I have had the same problem with our Apple TV.
    It also only occasionally makes an appearance in iTunes, then disappears from the sidebar.
    I've tried removing it from the list in iTunes prefs, as well as restoring the Apple TV to factory conditions. Also adjusted firewall and rebooted router.

    It will now start to sync, but never finishes and then starts again when it pops up in iTunes...
  3. Diveflo thread starter macrumors regular

    Mar 12, 2008
    I just made a complete factory restore and then updated back to 2.3. It works again.
  4. Diveflo thread starter macrumors regular

    Mar 12, 2008
    Sorry for double post but it's back.
    iTunes just keeps syncing but there is no actual data transfer (last played, "blue dots" do not sync) but I am still able to stream my movies etc.


    I think I found a solution. If you use 5GhZ n Wide Channel you might want to look here: http://discussions.apple.com/thread.jspa?messageID=6987402

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